Brazil to announce new finance minister as of Wednesday -sources

viernes 21 de noviembre de 2014 17:07 GYT

BRASILIA Nov 21 (Reuters) - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will announce the name of her new finance minister as of Wednesday, government sources told Reuters on Friday.

Local media reported earlier that Bradesco banker Joaquim Levy, a former treasury secretary, had been picked as the next finance minister. The reports sparked a rally in Brazilian stocks. (Reporting by Jeferson Ribeiro; Editing by Chris Reese)